Whether you are aware of this or not, your actions impact someone else’s behavior. This workshop is for those students who want to mentor their peer. We discuss what it means to mentor and identify resources available on campus to equip you with the necessary tools to respond to various intervention scenarios.
Get in Your Time Zone
Time management is an essential life skill which improves personal development. This interactive workshop includes various self-assessment tools and a team challenge to test the participant’s use of the nine tools for managing time efficiently. Through this workshop you will learn the power of controlling your time wisely to increase your overall productivity.
Defining the “U” in UMass
Make the most meaning of your academic and co-curricular experiences at the University by connecting your social, personal and cultural identities to the courses, activities and events you engage in. Through this interactive workshop, “U” will gain a deeper understanding of how your identities impact and influence the choices you make at the University. Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to connect with others and network based on these multiple identities.
Who needs stress in their life? An overdose of stress can lead to depression which can adversely impact your lifestyle. Managing stress is possible and there are more than one ways to do so. This workshop will help you find the best method to reduce the daily stressors in student life so you can have a productive semester.
We know you understand the basics of earning money and spending it. But do you know the long-term impact of investing, budgeting, banking and taxes have on your credit score? Have you been hit with overdraft charges and don’t know why or how it happened? Do you know how much you will end up paying in school loans or on that iPad2 charged to your credit card? Or that your ability to rent or even gaining employment is tied to your credit score? This workshop will help you build and maintain a good credit score to attain the quality of life you desire.